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Wemhoff to play in 36th annual Northeast Nebraska Girls All-Star Basketball Game

Elgin Public-Pope John will be represented at the 36th Annual Northeast Nebraska Girls All-Star Basketball Game on June 14. Allyson Wemhoff, leading scorer on the...

Spring Academic All-State Selections Announced

The Nebraska School Activities Association, in cooperation with the Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association, have announced the Spring Academic All-State Awards. Each year students are nominated...

Reestman to play in 7th annual Northeast Nebraska All-Star Football Classic

NORFOLK — EPPJ football standout Hunter Reestman has been selected to play in the 7th Annual Northeast Nebraska All-Star Football Classic. The game will be...

Winter Academic All-State Announced

Each year the Nebraska School Activities Association and the Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association recognize students who have been nominated by their schools, based on their individual...

Wemhoff chosen for Striv All-Star Game

Striv is proud to bring you the 5th Annual Striv All-Star Classic presented by Cornerstone Bank. This year’s event will once again be held...

Wolfpack wrap up track season

BASSETT — One inch. That’s all that separated Wolfpack freshman Lexi Bode from a trip to the Nebraska State Track & Field Championships. Competing Friday at...

Hunter Qualifies for State Golf

Wolfpack senior golfer Hunter Reestman will once again take part in the Class D State Golf Tournament. Competing Monday at the D-2 District Golf Tournament...

Reestman selected to play in Northeast Nebraska All-Star Football Classic

NORFOLK — EPPJ football standout Hunter Reestman has been selected to play in the 7th Annual Northeast Nebraska All-Star Football Classic. The game will be...

Reestman bests the field at Ewing Quad

EWING — Summerland Golf Course was the setting for the Wolfpack’s first competition of the 2019/2020 season Tuesday afternoon, April 2. Fans of the Wolfpack...

Bode sets new EPPJ high jump mark at AC Invite

NELIGH — A freshman, Lexi Bode has already put her name in the Wolfpack record books. She and her Wolfpack teammates opened the 2019 track...

Schumacher, Wemhoff to play in NVC-NCN all-star games

Two members of the Elgin Public-Pope John Wolfpack basketball teams have been selected to play in the NVC-North Central Nebraska All Star Games in...

Wolfpack girls basketball awards handed out

The Wolfpack girls basketball end-of-the-season awards were handed out Sunday night. Head Coach Randy Eisenhauer and assistant coach Trent Ostransky handed out awards. Before the awards...

Schumacher, Ramold earn NVC Honorable Mention

Niobrara Valley Conference All Conference boys basketball selections were announced Monday morning. Selections were made, based on performances during the 2018-19 season, by conference coaches. Elgin...

Wemhoff named All-NVC first team

Wolfpack senior Ally Wemhoff was one of 11 players named to the NVC All Conference first team. Conference coaches recently selected players for first and...

End of the season boys basketball awards handed out

Cake, and recognition from coaches, teammates and family were wrapped into Wednesday night’s Wolfpack Boys Basketball Awards Banquet. Team members gathered in the lunchroom at...
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EPPJ Wolfpack girls basketball preview

By Dennis Morgan Co-Publisher ELGIN — During his time as Wolfpack Girls Basketball Coach, Randy Eisenhauer has made his mark with teams that never stop running....
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EPPJ Wolfpack boys basketball preview

By Dennis Morgan Co-Publisher ELGIN — If there’s one thing which identifies Class D schools across Nebraska, it’s numbers. That holds true for the Wolfpack. Elgin Public-Pope...
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Wolfpack wrestlers ready to go!

By Dennis Morgan Co-Publisher ELGIN — In his second season at the helm of the Wolfpack wrestling program, Coach Trey Rossman sees things different than he...

EPPJ tops N-V Cougars in four sets on “Seniors Night”

ELGIN — It was “Senior’s Night” for the Wolfpack Thursday as they hosted Niobrara/Verdigre. Elgin Public-Pope John’s four seniors (Ally Wemhoff, Grace Rittscher, Kaylee Martinsen...

Lady Warriors, Riverside no match for Wolfpack netters

ELGIN — Elgin Public-Pope John turned in one of their best efforts of the season Tuesday night, defeating Neligh-Oakdale and Riverside in a triangular. Against...